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Hurricane Beryl, which hit islands in the Caribbean as a Category 4 storm, often intensifying to Category 5 strength, has had a devastating impact. In response, the Commonwealth Secretariat has activated its Rapid Response framework to support the affected member states in the Caribbean.

The hurricane has caused extensive property damage and severe disruption to lives and livelihoods of people in the Commonwealth countries of Barbados, Grenada, Jamaica and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

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